if your interested here are my links to the STRACHAN family in Aberdeen.
JOHN1 STRACHAN was born 1805 in Peterhead, Aberdeen. He married ANN MURISON October 28, 1830 in Peterhead, Aberdeen, daughter of ALEXANDER MURISON and ANN ROBB. She was born 1804 in Peterhead, Aberdeen, and died September 26, 1867 in Peterhead, Aberdeen.
Notes for JOHN STRACHAN:
In the 1851 St Clements Aberdeen Census, he is listed as neighbors of his father-in-law's family. He was also a Blacksmith born in Peterhead. His wife, Ann Strachan m.s. Murison was listed also as a blacksmith's wife. They had children, Jane (b 1832, dressmaker), Ann (b1834, ), John (b1836), and Alexander (b 1838).
The address was Park Lane, Farquhar's Square.
Peterhead 1867 Deaths
No.159, Ann Strachan married to John Strachan Blacksmith, died 26//9/1867
at 7h 40m am 17/2 Marischal Street, female, 63 years, parents: Alexander
(dead) and Ann Murrison ms Robb (dead), cause: unknown, no medical
attendant, informant: John Duff, son-in-law, present, occupier.
Marriage Notes for JOHN STRACHAN and ANN MURISON:
I need to search the 1851 peterhead census for them.
Children of JOHN STRACHAN and ANN MURISON are:
i. JANE2 STRACHAN, b. 1832.
2. ii. ANN STRACHAN, b. August 11, 1833, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
iii. JOHN STRACHAN, b. August 10, 1835, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
Notes for JOHN STRACHAN:
The witnesses according to the OPR were Alexander Murison and Robert Ma?e.
iv. ALEXANDER STRACHAN, b. September 27, 1837, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.
v. CHRISTIAN STRACHAN, b. June 07, 1839, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.
vi. MARGARET HUME STRACHAN, b. June 10, 1842, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.
Generation No. 2
2. ANN2 STRACHAN (JOHN1) was born August 11, 1833 in Peterhead, Aberdeen. She married JOHN DUFF November 21, 1857 in Heading Hill, Aberdeen, son of DAVID DUFF and ANN STEWART. He was born 1821.
Notes for ANN STRACHAN:
I have her birth record in 1833. The witnesses to her birth were Alex and Ann Murison
Children of ANN STRACHAN and JOHN DUFF are:
i. ANN3 DUFF, b. November 23, 1858, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.
ii. JANE STRACHAN DUFF, b. June 30, 1860, Huntly, Aberdeen.
iii. MARY ISABELLA DUFF, b. October 01, 1862, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
iv. JOHN DUFF, b. July 01, 1864, Peterhead, Aberdeen; d. 1865, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
v. ALEXANDER DUFF, b. November 06, 1865, Peterhead, Aberdeen; d. 1866, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
vi. DAVID DUFF, b. September 13, 1867, Peterhead, Aberdeen.
vii. JESSIE DUFF, b. May 05, 1869, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.
viii. ROBERT STEWART DUFF, b. June 03, 1871, Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen.